Copyright trolls… in rfactor modding?

Dear MediaFire User:

MediaFire has received notification under the provisions of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) that your usage of a file is allegedly infringing on the file creator’s copyright protection.

The file named Prunn_WidgetSet_F1_2011_v1000_with_fixes.rar is identified by the key (pvi9g8wht944s8h).

As a result of this notice, pursuant to Section 512(c)(1)(C) of the DMCA, we have suspended access to the file.
Demand for Immediate Take-Down: Notice of Infringing Activity Date: 2012/11/05 Dear Sir or Madam, Metropolitan has received information that the domain listed above, which appears to be on servers under your control, is offering unlicensed copies of, or is engaged in other unauthorized activities relating to copyrighted works published by Metropolitan .

1. Identification of copyrighted works: Copyrighted work(s): see Below Copyright owner: Metropolitan

2. Copyright infringing material or activity found at the following location(s): See below The above product(s) is being made available for copying, through downloading, at the above location without authorization of the copyright owner.
3. Statement of authority: The information in this notice is accurate, and I hereby certify under penalty of perjury that I am authorized to act on behalf of Metropolitan , The owner of the copyright(s) in the work(s) identified above. I have a good faith belief that none of the materials or activities listed above have been authorized by Metropolitan , its agents, or the law. We hereby give notice of these activities to you and request that you take expeditious action to remove or disable access to the material described above, and thereby prevent the illegal reproduction and distribution of this product(s) via your company’s network. We appreciate your cooperation in this matter. Please advise us regarding what actions you take. Yours sincerely, Hervé lemaire Internet Investigator On behalf of Metropolitan LeakID 3 rue galvani 75017 Paris FRANCE E-mail: herve.lemaire@ leakid.com Trespass

Information about the party that filed the report:
Company Name: LeakID
Contact Address: 15 bis rue de chateaudun, 02250 La garenne colombes, France
Contact Name: Hervé Lemaire
Contact Phone:
Contact Email: herve.lemaire@leakid.com

Even if this is an old file… and should not be downloaded anymore, it was made unavailable by this guy… and claims copyright infringement while in fact this is what I programmed and every files says Copyright@prunn2011…
We’ll see where this goes…

Edit: I won the file is back up , but still this company seem to get ppl trouble

2 thoughts on “Copyright trolls… in rfactor modding?

  1. Hi Prunn, tell me how did you solve this? Im not really sure if this is legal note or just a mallware that is messing up whit mediafire.

    Check this: (and there were some strange links under it whit “masturbating” and so on) Aleksss got that for the mod that is listened inside but its free and all scratch made work.

    Dear MediaFire User:
    MediaFire has received notification under the provisions of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) that your usage of a file is allegedly infringing on the file creator’s copyright protection. The file named 911 GT1 & CLK-LM 1998 by GMT.rar is identified by the key (g41wizyzra446bj). As a result of this notice, pursuant to Section 512(c)(1)(C) of the DMCA, we have suspended access to the file.
    The reason for suspension was:
    BDM user “lachandra” says: Hello, My Name is Hervé Lemaire , CEO of LeakID, I am legal representative of lemaire which does business under the name Metropolitan, Authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed. You are hereby given notice valid under the DMCA copyright infringement notification requirements, 17 U.S.C.512. I am the designated agent of the owner of the copyrights of the images and audio/visual works listed below. I believe that the images and audio/visual works listed at the times cited below are being copied and distributed in a manner that has been not authorized by the owner of the copyrights, its agent or the law. All link below containing pirated versions of lemaire copyrighted works. The information in the notice is accurate, under penalty of perjury. Please remove all linksAs soon as possible, we will check them everyday. Thanks to inform us about y our actions. We appreciate your efforts toward this common goal. Very truly yours, Hervé Lemaire Leakid 15 bis rue de chateaudun 92250 La garenne colombes France 0033698211000 Contact lemaire La dame en noir –

  2. Don’t worry about it Prunn.

    I went to their site, and they can’t even use English properly

    It’s been typed by a blind dyslexic.

    – doser

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